The Monstera Adansonii also known as the ?Philodendron monkey mask? originates from Central- and South America. It is a tropical climber that is easy to maintain. CARE: Your Monstera Adansonii needs water 2 times a week, prevent dehydration, but don?t drown it. Give the plant a warm and light place, but not in full afternoon sun. The more humid and warmer the air, the bigger the leaves become!